Produsenter

Det er over 1,6 millioner bønder og arbeidere spredt over mer enn 75 land som deltar i Fairtrade. Her kan du lese virkelige historier om hvordan Fairtrade-sertifisering har bidratt positivt til bønders og arbeideres liv.

*Selection of Fairtrade-certified producers/companys
Penta Flowers i Kenya
Ort/Land
Juja, Kenia

FLO-ID
3768

Fläche
57.00

Gründung
1992

Zertifizierung
2000

Organisationsform
1

Mitarbeiter
1500

Penta Flowers ligger mellom hovedstaden Nairobi og nasjonalparken Ol Donyo Sabuk. Plantasjen har ca. 700 ansatte, og dyrker roser av mange ulike slag på 24 hektar.

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Oserian Development Company Limited
Ort/Land
Naivasha, Kenia

FLO-ID
2763

Fläche
230.00

Gründung
1981

Zertifizierung
2003

Organisationsform
1

Mitarbeiter
6004

Blomsterplantasjen Oserian ligger ved bredden av innsjøen Naivasha, en av de høyestliggende innsjøene i Øst-Afrika. "Oserian" betyr "fredens sted" på Masai-språket. Totalt er det over 6000 ansatte ved blomsterplantasjen, 90% av dem er fast ansatte, mens 10% er sesongarbeidere.

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Primarosa Flowers Ltd.
Ort/Land
Mombasa Road, Kenia

FLO-ID
19704

Fläche
150.00

Organisationsform
1

Mitarbeiter
1500

Primarosa Flowers Ltd. ligger i Athi River, 1.500 moh., 45 km sørøst for Nairobi.Bedriften driver to moderne blomsterplantasjer, og på totalt 150 hektar jord dyrker de 1500 ansatte ca. 100 millioner blomster årlig. Primarosa Flowers har som mål å være et miljømessig forbilde i regionen. Fairtrade-sertifiseringen krever bl.a. redusert sprøytemiddelbruk, rensing av utslippsvann og tiltak mot jorderosjon.

Fairtrade-Rosen in Farm
Tropiflora Ltd.
Ort/Land
Nairobi, Kenia

FLO-ID
4766

Fläche
40.00

Gründung
1982

Zertifizierung
2000

Organisationsform
1

Mitarbeiter
500

Den Fairtrade-sertifiserte blomsterplantasjen Tropiflora Ltd. ligger nord for Kenyas hovedstad Nairobi, og sysselsetter omtrent 400 arbeidere årlig.Plantasjen ligger i et område med høy luftfuktighet, mange solskinnsdager og kjølige netter, som er perfekt for blomsterdyrking.

Federación de Cooperativas Agrícolas Guatemala (FEDECOCAGUA)
Ort/Land
Guatemala, Guatemala

FLO-ID
891

Federación de Cooperativas Agrícolas Guatemala (FEDECOCAGUA) was established in 1969 in Guatemala to improve the position and living standard of small-scale farmers by introducing their coffee to the global market. FEDECOCAGUA is the umbrella organization for around 23,000 coffee farmers belonging to 92 affiliated farmers’ organizations from all parts of the country.

Kopepi Ketiara Cooperative (KOPEPI)
Ort/Land
Takengon Aceh Tengah, Indonesia

FLO-ID
27501

Kopepi Ketiara Cooperative (KOPEPI) is a women-led cooperative located at Takengon, next to Gayo Mountain in Sumatra, Indonesia. The cooperative was established in 2009 by the initiative of 39 coffee farmers, but has quickly grown to almost 2,000 members, most of them women. All the members are small scale coffee farmers from different villages in the region and most rely on coffee production to earn their living.

Oromia Coffee Farmers Co-operative Union (OCFCU)
Ort/Land
Addis Ababa, Etiopia

FLO-ID
897

Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union (OCFCU) is the largest Fairtrade coffee producer in Ethiopia. As the birthplace of coffee, the Oromia region is home to unique and diverse plant species. Two-thirds of the country’s coffee is grown in this region.OCFCU was founded by the initiative of 34 small cooperatives in 1999. Today 217 cooperatives representing 202,397 farmers are members of OCFCU, and their Fairtrade coffee is sold into the United States, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The cooperative was Fairtrade certified in 2002.

San Miguel de Brasil
Ort/Land
Machala, Ecuador

FLO-ID
4526

Corporación de Productores Agroecológicos y Frutas Tropicales San Miguel de Brasil, also known as San Miguel de Brasil, is a cooperative organization of small banana growers in El Oro, a region on the Southwestern Coast of Ecuador. It was formed in 2001 with the goal of improving the quality of life and working conditions of its member farmers, their workers, and their families.During the first months of 2006, the organization achieved the two certifications: organic and Fairtrade.

Coagrosol
Ort/Land
Itapolis, Brasil

FLO-ID
1591

Cooperativa dos Agropecuaristas Solidarios de Itapolis, known as COAGROSOL, is a cooperative of small-scale farmers located in the municipality of Itápolis, about 350 km north of São Paulo in Brazil. Coagrosol has been Fairtrade certified since 2002 and was one of the first Fairtrade certified cooperatives in Brazil.

Gold Coast Fruits
Ort/Land
Adeiso, Ghana

FLO-ID
6352

Founded in 2005, Gold Coast Fruits Limited (GCF) is a Ghanaian 500 hectare pineapple plantation based in Adeiso, Ghana.

Bombay Burmah Trading Corporation Ltd.
Ort/Land
Tamil Nadu, India

FLO-ID
1562

The Bombay Burmah Trading Corporation Ltd. (BBTCL) is a tea estate located in Tamil Nadu, India.The estate has tea plantations covering 2,822 hectares in the hills of South India, and has been Fairtrade certified since 1995.

Cooperativa Manduvira Ltda.
Ort/Land
Arroyos y Esteros, Paraguay

FLO-ID
1480

Cooperativa de Producción Agro-Industrial Manduvirá Ltda, known as Manduvirá, is a sugar cane cooperative located in the village of Arroyos y Esteros, in the southwestern region of Paraguay.The cooperative was founded as a savings and credit cooperative in 1975 by a group of teachers and agricultural workers to help its members access credit without the bureaucracy of bank loans and to work together to improve their community. As well as organic sugar, its 1,750 members produce organic sesame, cotton, fruit and vegetables.

Mubuku Moringa Vanilla Farmers Association
Ort/Land
Kasese, Uganda

FLO-ID
3932

Mubuku Moringa Vanilla Farmers Association (MMVFA) is an organization consisting of 14 vanilla producer cooperatives located in the Rwenzori region in Western Uganda.Following the crash of world market prices for vanilla in 2001, many farmers operating in the region were not able to make a living through their vanilla sales and wanted to abandon their crops. MMVFA was set up in 2005 by eight cooperatives, joining together to support these farmers. The association was supported by Ndali Estates, a locally based Fairtrade processor and trader, and aimed at helping farmers improve the quality and quantity of their production, strengthen their offer, and find better markets for their produce.

La Riojana Cooperativa Vitivinifrutícola de La Rioja Ltda (La Riojana)
Ort/Land
La Rioja, Argentina

FLO-ID
3657

Vinkooperativet La Riojana ligger i La Rioja provinsen som er en av Argentinas mest kjente vinområder. Det tørre og varme været, med kjølige netter gir friske druer og er et perfekt område for økologisk vinproduksjon.

Fair Farming Foundation-Ramnagar
Ort/Land
Sonepat, India

FLO-ID
27596

Fair Farming Foundation-Ramnagar (FFF Ramnagar) is a Fairtrade certified rice cooperative established in 2012 in India. The cooperative is located in northern India, in the so-called Foothills of the Himalayas, and brings together smallholder farmers from 38 villages in the regions of Betalghat, Kotabag, Patkot and Dhela.

Minera Aurífera Cuatro de Enerno (MACDESA)
Ort/Land
Lima, Peru

FLO-ID
26612

Located in the village of Cuatro Horas, in the Caravelí province of southern Peru, Minera Aurifera Cuatro de Enerno (MACDESA), is a small scale gold mine founded in 2004 through the federation of 478 artisanal miners.

Vision Technologies Corporation (Pvt) Ltd.
Ort/Land
Sialkot, Pakistan

FLO-ID
1631

Vision Technologies Corporation, also known as Vision, is a sports ball factory located in the city of Sialkot in northeast Pakistan.The Sialkot district in Pakistan is the principal global source of hand stitched sports balls, with around 40,000 people involved in the sports ball industry and supplying over 70% of the world’s global demand.Sport ball manufactures has been criticized for low pay, poor working conditions and illegal employment of children who are forced into work because adult wages are often too low to support a family.Fairtrade has an important role in combating child labor by tackling the root of its cause; poverty and lack of income due to adults not receiving a fair wage. The Fairtrade Sports Ball Standards include criteria that companies must meet concerning working conditions, wages and non-discrimination.

Fair Trade Alliance Kerala
Ort/Land
Kerala, India

FLO-ID
4792

Formed in 2006, Fair Trade Alliance Kerala (FTAK) is a cooperative located in South India that represents over 4,500 smallholder farmers growing cashew nuts, coffee, coconuts and spices.FTAK is a farmer-led movement whose members are located in four hilly districts of the Western Ghats of Kerala. The cooperative was formed with the intention of improving the lives of smallholder farmers by enabling them to access the global market and improve their income.

Kuapa Kokoo
Ort/Land
Kumasi, Ghana

FLO-ID
1475

Kuapa Kokoo, which means ‘good cocoa farmer’ in Twi, is a cocoa cooperative located in Kumasi, at the center of the cocoa growing region in the West of Ghana.

Ravine Roses
Ort/Land
Eldama Ravine, Kenya

FLO-ID
2764

Flamingo Horticulture Kenya
Ort/Land
Nairobi, Kenya

FLO-ID
5567

Winchester Nairobi Farm
Ort/Land
Nairobi, Kenya

FLO-ID
30307

Finlay Flowers
Ort/Land
Kericho, Kenya

FLO-ID
2765

Wagagai Ltd
Ort/Land
Kampala, Uganda

FLO-ID
34154

Penta Flowers
Ort/Land
Juja, Kenya

FLO-ID
3768

Penta Flowers ligger mellom hovedstaden Nairobi og nasjonalparken Ol Donyo Sabuk. Plantasjen har ca. 700 ansatte, og dyrker roser av mange ulike slag på 24 hektar.

Waridi Limited
Ort/Land
Nairobi, Kenia

FLO-ID
3788

Fläche
78.50

Gründung
1986

Zertifizierung
2004

Organisationsform
1

Mitarbeiter
438

Waridi Farm ble etablert i 1987 og var en av de første roseprodusentene i Øst-Afrika. Plantasjen ligger ca. 30 kilometer sør for Kenyas hovedstad Nairobi, og har omtrent 360 ansatte.

ECOOKIM
Ort/Land
Abidjan, Elfenbenskysten

FLO-ID
18827

The cooperative Entreprise Coopérative Kimbre, known as ECOOKIM, is a union of seven cocoa co-operatives co-operatives located in rural communities across four regions of Ivory Coast.